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sat·su·ma

 (săt-so͞o′mə, sä-tso͞o′mä, sä′tso͞o-mä′)
n.
1. A seedless mandarin orange originally cultivated in Japan.
2. Satsuma A Japanese porcelain.

[After Satsuma, a peninsula of southwest Kyushu, Japan.]

Satsuma

(ˈsætsʊˌmɑː)
n
(Placename) a former province of SW Japan, on S Kyushu: famous for its porcelain

satsuma

(sætˈsuːmə)
n
1. (Plants) a small citrus tree, Citrus nobilis var. unshiu, cultivated, esp in Japan, for its edible fruit
2. (Plants) the fruit of this tree, which has a loose rind and easily separable segments
[C19: originally from the province of Satsuma, Japan]

Sat•su•ma

(sætˈsu mə, ˈsæt sə mə)

n.
a former province on S Kyushu, in SW Japan: famous for its porcelain ware.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Satsuma - a variety of mandarin orangesatsuma - a variety of mandarin orange  
satsuma - medium-sized largely seedless mandarin orange with thin smooth skin
Citrus reticulata, mandarin, mandarin orange, mandarin orange tree - shrub or small tree having flattened globose fruit with very sweet aromatic pulp and thin yellow-orange to flame-orange rind that is loose and easily removed; native to southeastern Asia
2.satsuma - medium-sized largely seedless mandarin orange with thin smooth skin
mandarin orange, mandarin - a somewhat flat reddish-orange loose skinned citrus of China
satsuma, satsuma tree - a variety of mandarin orange
Translations
Satsuma

satsuma

[ˌsætˈsuːmə] Nsatsuma f

satsuma

[sætˈsuːmə] n (= fruit) → satsuma f

satsuma

nSatsuma f

satsuma

[ˌsætˈsuːmə] nsatsuma tipo di mandarino
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The highlight of the visit was when they were each given a satsuma and had the chance of being a checkout operator, scanning their satsuma and receiving a receipt
MORE FRUIT AND VEG IF YOU find yourself 3EAT craving food, try a clementine or satsuma instead of a biscuit, or go for sweet dried fruits such as dates or raisins.
EAT MORE FRUIT AND VEG IF YOU find yourself 3 craving food, try a clementine or satsuma instead of a biscuit, or go for sweet dried fruits such as dates or raisins.
BACK IN TIME FOR CHRISTMAS (BBC2, 9pm) FOR those folk who regularly trot out 'ooh, Christmas was different in our day - we got a satsuma and a sixpence and we were 'appy', here's a chance to discover if that's really true.
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